1,959 ft
Distance
2 ft
Climb
-126 ft
Descent
00:03:33
Avg time

The Albertan Details

  • Riding Area
    Canmore Nordic Centre
    Canmore, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #3436 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Flowy, if slightly rooty trail. A regular inclusion on the popular 24hrs of Adrenaline course linking Nector Noodle to the Swamp. Can be ridden in both directions, but usually ridden down hill. Some bermed corners, small drops (less than 6") and a few flat sections.

More Stats for The Albertan bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -124 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,933 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,057 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,057 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,933 ft
  • Grade
    -6.346%
  • Grade max
    -18.595%
  • Grade min
    1.146%
  • Distance climb
    490 ft
  • Distance down
    1,243 ft
  • Distance flat
    163 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:33
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:40
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Status:
on Jul 5, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      The Albertan Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 5, 2018 @ 6:11pm
      Jul 5, 2018
      Jun 19, 2018 @ 8:34am
      Jun 19, 2018
      Jun 12, 2018 @ 11:02am
      Jun 12, 2018
      Jun 4, 2018 @ 2:31pm
      Jun 4, 2018
      The Albertan is not actually part of the wildlife closure... You can ride it 2-way to the closure boundary at Nector Noodle, or access from EKG...
      Apr 30, 2018 @ 10:02pm
      Apr 30, 2018
      Closed until June 15. Wildlife corridor.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 52 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,832 rides
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      Photos

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      204 |
      Aug 30, 2015 @ 8:51pm
      Aug 30, 2015
      The Albertan, Edmonton
      167 |
      Aug 24, 2015 @ 2:04am
      Aug 24, 2015
      The Albertan, Edmonton

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